Monterey County California Genealogy and History

Monterey County: Obituary

Juanita Silva

Submitted by Gary Carlsen ~ September 4, 2007

Monterey Peninsula Herald
March 10, 1976


Juanita Silva, 77, of 705 Trinity, Seaside died yesterday at Community Hospital.

She was born Aug 28 1898, at Swiss Canyon. She was the daughter of John Artellan and Mahilda Escobar, both natives of Monterey.

Mrs. Silva was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Seaside Unit No. 591 and of the Seaside Senior Citizens Club.

Her late husband Frank Silva died in 1945.

She is survived by two sons, Manuel Vierra of Ione and Frank Silva of Monterey, two daughters, Mrs. Viola Alvarado of San Jose, and Henrietta Mays of Monterey; four sisters, Mrs. Viola Walters of Monterey, Mrs. Helen Barbie, Mrs. Teresa Bergquist and Mrs. Ida Winters, all of Seaside, and five grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Friday at Farlinger Funeral Home at 11:00 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Francis Xavier Church Seaside at 11:30 a.m.

Burial will be at San Carlos Cemetery, Monterey.

The rosary will be recited tomorrow at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.